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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .209 5 23 25 0 .231 0.3
Birth Date7-21-1990
Height6' 0"
Weight200 lbs
Age24 years, 3 months, 2 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
0.32014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2011 MHV A- 69 310 .291 .255 .333 .361 .263 .290 106 10.5 8.9 -1.7 0.3 0.5 17.6 1.8 17.6 1.8
2012 LKC A 39 165 .303 .265 .332 .402 .269 .293 98 7.8 4.9 0.7 0.4 0.6 13.9 1.4 13.9 1.4
2012 CAR A+ 59 233 .218 .254 .322 .388 .261 .328 97 -11 7.0 2.7 0.8 -2.1 -3.0 -0.2 -3.0 -0.2
2013 CAR A+ 12 50 .250 .247 .315 .375 .246 .250 107 -0.5 1.5 0.1 -0.2 -0.6 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1
2013 AKR AA 70 270 .304 .257 .331 .388 .270 .358 98 12 7.3 4.1 0.6 -1.1 21.8 2.4 21.8 2.4
2014 AKR AA 66 258 .237 .256 .322 .387 .259 .265 101 -6 7.1 -1.2 -3.6 -1.4 -3.3 -0.7 -3.3 -0.7

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 MHV A- 310 43 62 23 1 6 43 54 56 3 2 .245 .377 .415 .170 .291 17.6 0.3 1.8
2012 LKC A 165 25 34 10 2 7 28 24 39 1 0 .248 .358 .504 .255 .303 13.9 0.4 1.4
2012 CAR A+ 233 20 45 15 0 2 25 28 71 0 1 .222 .315 .325 .103 .218 -3.0 0.8 -0.2
2013 CAR A+ 50 4 8 2 1 1 5 9 12 0 0 .195 .340 .366 .171 .250 -0.4 -0.2 -0.1
2013 AKR AA 270 22 65 21 1 6 28 33 66 0 0 .275 .363 .449 .174 .304 21.8 0.6 2.4
2014 AKR AA 258 27 44 7 3 5 19 33 71 1 0 .201 .306 .329 .128 .237 -3.3 -3.6 -0.7

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-19 2014-06-05 Minors 47 0 - Face Fracture Cheekbone - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 519 58 116 28 1 13 58 60 145 0 0 .255 .340 .408 .274 19.4 C 1, 1B 0 2.2
80o 495 52 104 25 1 12 53 54 143 0 0 .239 .321 .383 .259 11.3 C 1, 1B 0 1.3
70o 478 48 96 23 1 11 49 50 141 0 0 .228 .308 .364 .248 5.9 C 1, 1B 0 0.7
60o 464 45 89 21 1 10 46 46 139 0 0 .219 .296 .349 .239 1.6 C 1, 1B 0 0.3
50o 450 42 85 20 1 10 43 43 137 0 0 .210 .285 .335 .230 -2.2 C 1, 1B 0 -0.1
40o 436 40 79 19 1 9 41 41 135 0 0 .201 .274 .321 .222 -5.8 C 1, 1B 0 -0.5
30o 422 37 72 17 1 8 38 38 132 0 0 .192 .263 .306 .212 -9.4 C 1, 1B 0 -0.9
20o 405 34 66 16 1 7 35 34 129 0 0 .181 .249 .289 .201 -13.2 C 1, 1B 0 -1.3
10o 381 29 58 14 0 7 31 30 125 0 0 .166 .231 .265 .186 -18.0 C 1, 1B 0 -1.9
Weighted Mean457448821110454513800.214.291.342.235-0.3C 1, 1B 00.1

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
5% 6% 2% 11% 16%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
201524250284712072624750.208.287.354.234-0.0-0.9-0.70.414.9-15.50.5
20162543548792101144451360.207.291.346.2370.10.4-1.20.614.9-14.00.8
201726630711213011665631870.216.297.357.2400.32.0-1.70.714.9-12.01.2
201827635731213111667661860.216.300.363.2430.53.4-1.70.514.9-10.41.2
201928607691152911664631770.214.298.359.2400.31.9-1.70.314.9-11.71.2
202029610701152911664631770.213.297.359.2400.31.5-1.70.214.9-11.91.2
202130628721202901666641780.218.299.360.2420.42.4-1.80.014.9-10.81.2
202231629701152811563641850.208.291.343.233-0.2-2.9-1.7-0.214.9-16.01.2
202332621691202911462621740.218.298.348.2370.1-0.5-1.7-0.314.9-13.41.2

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
4.11.61.73.813.45.727.8

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 83)

Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 95 Carlos Ramirez 2011 .000 DNP
2 93 Michael McKenry 2008 .000 DNP
3 92 Koby Clemens 2010 .000 DNP
4 92 Blake Forsythe 2013 .000 DNP
5 92 Jason Hagerty 2011 .000 DNP
6 91 Ryan Ortiz 2011 .000 DNP
7 90 Max Ramirez 2008 .240
8 90 Travis Scott 2008 .000 DNP
9 88 Tony Delmonico 2010 .000 DNP
10 88 Yasmani Grandal 2012 .318
11 87 Jonathan Lucroy 2009 .000 DNP
12 86 Kody Hinze 2011 .000 DNP
13 86 Mark Fleury 2011 .000 DNP
14 85 Steven Caseres 2010 .000 DNP
15 85 Alejandro Segovia 2013 .000 DNP
16 85 Jose Lobaton 2008 .000 DNP
17 85 Josh Donaldson 2009 .000 DNP
18 85 David Freitas 2012 .000 DNP
19 85 Chun-Hsiu Chen 2012 .000 DNP
20 84 A.J. Kirby-Jones 2012 .000 DNP
21 84 Aaron Baker 2011 .000 DNP
22 84 Alex Avila 2010 .224
23 84 Yazy Arbelo 2011 .000 DNP
24 84 Chris Parmelee 2011 .354
25 84 Stefan Welch 2012 .000 DNP
26 84 Juan Apodaca 2010 .000 DNP
27 84 Dusty Ryan 2008 .295
28 84 Steven Souza 2012 .000 DNP
29 84 Matt Curry 2012 .000 DNP
30 83 Jonathan Still 2008 .000 DNP
31 83 Adrian Nieto 2013 .000 DNP
32 83 Kevin Rivers 2012 .000 DNP
33 83 Bryan Holaday 2011 .000 DNP
34 83 Jason Castro 2010 .217
35 83 Marcus Knecht 2013 .000 DNP
36 83 Miguel Montero 2007 .242
37 83 Mike Zuanich 2010 .000 DNP
38 83 Lucas Duda 2009 .000 DNP
39 82 Jon Talley 2012 .000 DNP
40 82 Marvin Lowrance 2008 .000 DNP
41 82 Carlos Santana 2009 .000 DNP
42 82 Jared Keel 2008 .000 DNP
43 82 John Murrian 2011 .000 DNP
44 82 Travis Ishikawa 2007 .000 DNP
45 82 Cody Decker 2010 .000 DNP
46 82 John Tolisano 2012 .000 DNP
47 82 Lucas May 2008 .000 DNP
48 82 Matt Clark 2010 .000 DNP
49 82 Brandon Meredith 2013 .000 DNP
50 82 Cory Vaughn 2012 .000 DNP
51 82 Cody Hawn 2012 .000 DNP
52 81 Tyler Townsend 2011 .000 DNP
53 81 Chris McGuiness 2011 .000 DNP
54 81 Tyler Kolodny 2011 .000 DNP
55 81 Brandon Snyder 2010 .233
56 81 Jonathan Rodriguez 2013 .000 DNP
57 81 Lance Ray 2013 .000 DNP
58 81 Kevin Patterson 2012 .000 DNP
59 81 Rich Poythress 2011 .000 DNP
60 81 Michael Spina 2010 .000 DNP
61 81 Jonathan Greene 2009 .000 DNP
62 81 Chris Vinyard 2009 .000 DNP
63 81 John Whittleman 2010 .000 DNP
64 81 Bryan Anderson 2010 .252
65 81 O'Koyea Dickson 2013 .000 DNP
66 81 Yan Gomes 2011 .000 DNP
67 81 Rene Tosoni 2010 .000 DNP
68 81 Tim Kennelly 2010 .000 DNP
69 81 Carlos Moncrief 2012 .000 DNP
70 81 Ryan Strieby 2009 .000 DNP
71 81 Matthew Sweeney 2011 .000 DNP
72 81 Khris Davis 2011 .000 DNP
73 81 Matt Rizzotti 2009 .000 DNP
74 81 Devin Mesoraco 2011 .210
75 81 Dan Brewer 2011 .000 DNP
76 81 Reid Fronk 2010 .000 DNP
77 81 Lou Marson 2009 .235
78 80 Tuffy Gosewisch 2007 .000 DNP
79 80 Chris Lubanski 2008 .000 DNP
80 80 Michael Burgess 2012 .000 DNP
81 80 Matt Joyce 2008 .285
82 80 Wes Bankston 2007 .000 DNP
83 80 Jeff Clement 2007 .441
84 80 Kyle Skipworth 2013 .060
85 80 Luke Montz 2007 .000 DNP
86 80 Danny Espinosa 2010 .264
87 80 J.R. Towles 2007 .342
88 80 David Medina 2012 .000 DNP
89 80 Shawn Zarraga 2012 .000 DNP
90 80 Mark Hamilton 2008 .000 DNP
91 80 Brian Peacock 2008 .000 DNP
92 80 Billy Nowlin 2010 .000 DNP
93 80 James Skelton 2009 .000 DNP
94 80 Chris Wallace 2011 .000 DNP
95 80 Jordan Danks 2010 .000 DNP
96 80 Kevin Keyes 2012 .000 DNP
97 80 Andy Wilkins 2012 .000 DNP
98 80 Thomas Hickman 2011 .000 DNP
99 80 Eric Duncan 2008 .000 DNP
100 80 Curtis Casali 2012 .000 DNP

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPECOTA Takes on Prospects: PECOTA + Catchers 4everAndrew Koo2014-05-01
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Looking for Lefty ReliefDaniel Rathman2014-02-18
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 9/20Ben Lindbergh2013-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Baseball is My Stereo: Jason Adam, Ronny Rodriguez, and Several Snapshots Jason Parks2012-04-20
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 21Kevin Goldstein2011-07-22


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